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The birds

Author: Evan HunterAlfred HitchcockRod TaylorJessica TandySuzanne PleshetteAll authors
Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal, ©2000.
Series: Alfred Hitchcock collection.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English : Collector's edView all editions and formats
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When Melanie Daniels rolls into Bodega Bay in pursuit of eligible bachelor Mitch Brenner, the small California town is inexplicably attacked by thousands of birds.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Film adaptations
Fiction films
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Named Person: Daphne Du Maurier; Daphne Du Maurier
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Evan Hunter; Alfred Hitchcock; Rod Taylor; Jessica Tandy; Suzanne Pleshette; Tippi Hedren; Veronica Cartwright; Ethel Griffies; Charles McGraw; Ruth McDevitt; Robert Burks; George Tomasini; Edith Head; Daphne Du Maurier; Universal Pictures Company.; Universal Pictures (Firm)
ISBN: 0783240236 9780783240237 0783252595 9780783252599
OCLC Number: 43793579
Language Note: In English with optional soundtrack in French. Closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired.
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 1963.
Based on a story by Daphne Du Maurier.
Special features include: All about The birds ; deleted scene ; the original ending ; Storyboard sequence ; Tippi Hedren's screen test ; The birds is coming (Universal International newsreel) ; Suspense story (Universal International newsreel) ; production photographs ; production notes ; cast and filmmakers ; theatrical trailer ; recommendations.
Credits: Director of photography, Robert Burks; editor, George Tomasini ; costumer, Edith Head.
Cast: Rod Taylor, Jessica Tandy, Suzanne Pleshette, Tippi Hedren, Veronica Cartwright, Ethel Griffies, Charles McGraw, Ruth McDevitt.
Target Audience: MPAA: Rated PG-13.
Description: 1 videodisc (120 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD ; NTSC, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) ; Dolby Digital 2.0 mono ; dual layer.
Series Title: Alfred Hitchcock collection.
Other Titles: Birds (Motion picture)
Alfred Hitchcock's the birds
Responsibility: Universal Pictures ; screenplay by Evan Hunter ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock.

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When Melanie Daniels rolls into Bodega Bay in pursuit of eligible bachelor Mitch Brenner, the small California town is inexplicably attacked by thousands of birds.

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